The Boston Globe has a good op-ed on some of the political dissimulation going on by both parties.
From The Atlantic (related article). Turkey, Istanbul
I admit that I have not been following the immigration debate as closely as I should have. The issue seems to be a watershed event and raised the spector of a new political force, even though the majority of the people interested in this issue cannot as yet vote. This country was founded by immigrants and has become wealthy on the back of immigrants. I am not sure how much of the debate is centered on economic and social issues and how much is plain xenophobia. Certainly since 9/11 the lens by which view immigration has changed. Is this the…
Muslim punk Originally uploaded by Hanjosan. Not sure what the lady on the left is doing, but go mohawkjabah.